Grand Sangria

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Courtesy of Grand Marnier


  • 1/2 Cup Grand Marnier
  • 1 Bottle of merlot, such as Casa Lapostolle
  • 1 Cup orange juice
  • 1 Cup seedless red or black grapes
  • 2 Lemons, sliced
  • 1 Orange, sliced
  • 2 Apples (red & green), cored and cut into half-inch wedges
  • 2 Cinnamon sticks
  • 1 Tbsp. superfine sugar


Combine all the ingredients except the orange juice and wine in a punch bowl and let stand at least 1 hour. Stir in the orange juice and wine. Serve in ice-filled punch cups or wine glasses.